Feminist Psychology Products

  • Communication and Sex-role Socialization

    Edited by Cynthia Berryman-Fink, Deborah Ballard-Reisch, Lisa H. Newman

    Originally published in 1993. The essays in this book collectively seek to illuminate the role of communication and sex-role socialization throughout the life cycle. Section 1 addresses some important issues and behaviours that have an impact on the beginnings of the socialization process. Section…

    Hardback – 2015-11-04
    Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

  • Gender and Social Hierarchies

    Perspectives from social psychology

    Edited by Klea Faniko, Fabio Lorenzi-Cioldi, Oriane Sarrasin, Eric Mayor

    Gender and Social Hierarchies offers a fresh and coherent picture of applied research from within social psychology on the intricate relationship between gender and social status. It comprises a collection of innovative approaches which seek to understand the pervasiveness of status asymmetry…

    Paperback – 2015-10-30

  • Gender, Power and Organization

    A psychological perspective on life at work, 2nd Edition

    By Paula Nicolson

    Work organizations are a major site of gender politics for professional women and men, and although there are more women in senior positions than ever before, these increased opportunities have not been gained without psychological consequences. Evidence-based and theoretically driven, the new…

    Paperback – 2015-06-12

  • Child Development

    Theories and Critical Perspectives, 2nd Edition

    By Rosalyn H. Shute, Phillip T. Slee

    Child Development: Theories and Critical Perspectives provides an engaging and perceptive overview of both well-established and recent theories in child and adolescent psychology. This unique summary of traditional scientific perspectives alongside critical post-modern thinking will provide readers…

    Paperback – 2015-05-20
    International Texts in Developmental Psychology

  • Handbook of Critical Psychology

    Edited by Ian Parker

    Critical psychology has developed over time from different standpoints, and in different cultural contexts, embracing a variety of perspectives. This cutting-edge and comprehensive handbook values and reflects this diversity of approaches to critical psychology today, providing a definitive…

    Hardback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Critical Issues on Violence Against Women

    International Perspectives and Promising Strategies

    Edited by Holly Johnson, Bonnie S. Fisher, Veronique Jaquier

    Violence against women is a global problem and despite a wealth of knowledge and inspiring action around the globe, it continues unabated. Bringing together the very best in international scholarship with a rich variety of pedagogical features, this innovative new textbook on violence against women…

    Paperback – 2014-12-03
    Global Issues in Crime and Justice

  • Beauty and Misogyny

    Harmful cultural practices in the West, 2nd Edition

    By Sheila Jeffreys

    The new edition of Beauty and Misogyny revisits and updates Sheila Jeffreys' uncompromising critique of Western beauty practice and the industries and ideologies behind it. Jeffreys argues that beauty practices are not related to individual female choice or creative expression, but represent…

    Paperback – 2014-12-03
    Women and Psychology

  • The Psychological Development of Girls and Women

    Rethinking change in time, 2nd Edition

    By Sheila Greene

    This thoroughly revised new edition updates Sheila Greene's original transformative account of the psychological development of girls and women and the central role of time in shaping human experience. Greene critically reviews traditional and contemporary theoretical approaches – ranging from…

    Paperback – 2014-12-01
    Women and Psychology

  • The Bonds of Love, Revisited

    Edited by Eyal Rozmarin

    Jessica Benjamin is one of the most important and influential psychoanalysts of the last 4 decades. She is one of the founders of relational psychoanalysis, a movement that has by now expanded over the globe and was also one of the first to introduce feminism and gender studies into psychoanalytic…

    Hardback – 2014-11-26

  • Gender and Psychology

    Edited by Vivien Burr

    Nearly forty years after the passage of the Sex Discrimination and the Equal Pay Acts in the UK, and after similar legislative and judicial interventions in other jurisdictions around the world, women and men are still – by and large – following traditionally gendered educational and work careers.…

    Hardback – 2014-09-29
    Critical Concepts in Psychology

  • Race, Gender and the Activism of Black Feminist Theory

    Working with Audre Lorde

    By Suryia Nayak

    Beginning from the premise that psychology needs to be questioned, dismantled and new perspectives brought to the table in order to produce alternative solutions, this book takes an unusual transdisciplinary step into the activism of Black feminist theory. The author, Suryia Nayak, presents a close…

    Paperback – 2014-09-03
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

  • Perverse Psychology

    The pathologization of sexual violence and transgenderism

    By Jemma Tosh

    Psychology defines people who take pleasure in the suffering of others as having a form of mental illness, while media representations frame such behaviour as ‘evil’. This is hotly contested territory, not least where sexual violence is concerned – violence which feminist voices argue is related to…

    Paperback – 2014-06-22
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

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